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Blandy Jenkins Estate Papers

Reference code(s): GB 9999 NAS BJ

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Title: Blandy Jenkins Estate Papers

Short title: Blandy Jenkins Estate, papers

Dates of creation: 1844-1885

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 9 items

Name of creator(s): Blandy Jenkins Estate

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The estate consisted of properties in Llandyfodwg, Llangeinor, Llanharan, Glamorgan, and Ystradgynlais, Breconshire. It was the property of the Blandy Jenkins family of Llanharan House, Glamorgan, and of Kingston Bagpuize, Berkshire. John Blandy (1815-1844) assumed the surname Jenkins on inheritance from his maternal great-uncle Richard Hoare Jenkins (who died 1856). He married Caroline Poyntz in 1837.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds and leases of properties in Llandyfodwg, Llangeinor and Ystradgynlais parishes, 1844-1885

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Deeds and leases are arranged alphabetically by parish in date order.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service in County Hall, Swansea and the Neath Mechanics' Institute.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: Further records of the Blandy Jenkins Estate are held at the Glamorgan Record Office, reference D/D BJ. A version of this catalogue is also available online.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley for the ANW project.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: July 2005


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